short biography

Lynn Hershman Leeson (born 1941, Cleveland, OH, USA) is one of the most influential media artists. She studied at Case Western Reserve University, San Francisco State University and lives in San Francisco and New York. Her most famous work is "Roberta Breitmore" (1973-1978), a kind of clone of the artist, who is staged in real time and in the real outside world, and mostly embodied by Hershman Leeson herself.

Conceptual art, installations, photography, film, multimedia, actions, interactive Internet installations

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group exhibition

The Body Electric

28. Mar 2019 28. Jul 2019

group exhibition


opening: 04. Oct 2018 19:00
05. Oct 2018 02. Dec 2018

  • 05. Sep 10. Nov
    Pioneers CCA Wattis, San Francisco°
  • 29. Jun 03. Aug
    Role Exchange Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
  • 19. May 11. Aug
    Identity Theft Santa Monica Museum of Art, Los Angeles